Caledon Public Library

Adults

 

Check out the new 2019-20 Winter Books & Beyond guide to programs, services, resources and more at Caledon Public Library! 

Afternoon Film Club

Join us for a fun afternoon of film and discussion with screenings of titles from our Kanopy Collection. Moreover, movies are always better with snacks - we'll have popcorn and drinks too.

  • December 13 | 2:00 pm | Albion Bolton - screening of Boy A coming-of-age comedy set in 1984 New Zealand, following an eleven-year-old Michael Jackson fanatic, as he gets a chance to know his absentee criminal father. 
  • January 10 | 2:00 pm | Albion Bolton - screening of Meru, a documentary film chronicling the first ascent of the "Shark's Fin" route on Meru Peak by three elite climbers as they fight through feelings of obsession and loss.
  • February 14 | 2:00 pm | Albion Bolton - screening of Maudie, a movie based on a true story that follows the unlikely romance between Canadian fold artist Maud Lewis and reclusive fishmonger Everett Lewis.

Mindful Meditation

 Craft Club for Adults

We will be experimenting with different types of crafts and materials each month to make and take some unique items.  Try something new and discover your inner creativity and share a love of arts and crafts.  All materials will be provided.

  • January 14, February 11 and March 10 | 2:00 pm | MDV
  • January 21, February 18 and March 17 | 7:00 pm | Caledon Village

Fun with finger paints...for adults

Digital Drop-In

Drop-in for tech help and explore the "tech of the day"

  • February 4 & March 3 | 2:30 - 4:30 pm | Alton
  • February 4 & March 10 | 6:00 - 8:00 pm | Caledon Village
  • February 12 | 2:30 - 4:30 pm | Inglewood
  • February 18 & March 17 | 6:00 - 8:00 pm | Caledon East
  • February 28 | 2:30 - 4:30 pm | MDV

ABC Internet Matters

Love the mug: Cricut crafting

Library after Dark

The fun continues after the doors are closed.  All events are licensed and are 19+ (ID required)

  • February 21 | 7:00 pm | Albion Bolton | Harry Potter
  • May | Caledon Village | Craft Beers and Ciders
  • October | Murder Mystery

Modern Homesteading

  • Beekeeping 101 | February 25 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm | Alton | Register Today!
  • Keeping Backyard Chickens | March 12 | 7:00 - 8:00 pm | Inglewood | Register Today!
  • Mmm Maple Syrup | March 24 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm | Alton | Register Today!

Adult Book Clubs       

Caledon Public Library Book Clubs offer book lovers the opportunity to meet and discuss books and authors with others. Book clubs provide the perfect venue to share perspectives and understanding on a variety of subjects.  With 12 adult book clubs and 3 youth book clubs meeting monthly at different branches and locations, there is sure to be a club that meets your needs. Check out our newest clubs!  Membership is FREE and everyone is welcome.   Learn more.  

  • Albion Bolton Mystery Book Club | 3rd Tuesday of every month | 1:00 pm | Albion Bolton
  • MDV Mystery Book Club | 4th Thursday of every month | 7:00 pm | MD Valleywood 
  • LGBTQ+ | 4th Thursday of every month | 7:00 pm | Albion Bolton 
  • Books and Beers @ Stratengers | 2nd Tuesday of every month | 7:00 pm | 212 Queen St. Bolton 

Appy Hour

We're always happy to answer your tech questions at any of our branches and are pleased to offer two options for more detailed IT support. One-on-one friendly assistance and advice for your device, whatever it may be. Drop by the Community Corner on the main floor at the Albion Bolton branch.

  • Mondays | 2:30 - 4:00 pm
  • Wednesdays | 10:30 am - noon

Artful Caledon

Caledon Public Library is pleased to showcase art in the library all year round. We display art exhibits free of charge at all seven branches and include artists of all ages and abilities. Whether you’re in school, a professional artist or just someone who likes to dabble, we have a wall or a shelf with your name on it! No exhibit is too big or too small.  

The Alton Group welcomes local artists to share ideas, books, resources, various techniques and works in progress. 

Alton Branch (Community Room) | 1st & 3rd Saturdays of every month | 10 am - 12 pm 

Knit & Knatter

This is an adult program dedicated to providing space for fellow needlers to come together, share tips, discuss projects and enjoy the company of those who share the love of yarn.

  • NEW FLOCK | Tuesdays | 6:00 pm | Caledon East
  • Albion Bolton | Wednesdays | 6:00 pm
  • Alton | Wednesdays | 7:00 pm
  • Caledon Village | Thursdays | 6:00 pm
  • M.D. Valleywood | Fridays | 1:00 pm

 Writers' Ink

Writers' Ink provides a venue to support aspiring writers of all levels from beginners to experience.  Writers' Ink chapters meet regularly to share their creative writing in a nonjudgmental environment.

  • 1st & 3rd Mondays | 7:00 pm | Albion Bolton
  • 1st Wednesday of every month| 6:30 pm | Alton
  • 2nd Friday of every month | 1:00 pm | MDV